|My name is million, the experiences of an Englishwoman in Poland|
Keywords: World War, 1939-1945 -- Poland; Poland -- History
|Tale Of A City - United States. Office of War Information|
"Warsaw's fate is the ultimate fate of Paris, Oslo, and Rotterdam, of Belgrade and Brussels, of every village, city, and nation that falls to the Nazis. Poland has been the testing ground for the Nazi plans of world domination. Every nation occupied by the Nazis has been subject to an inexorable pattern: no matter how mild the occupation seemed at the start, conditions slowly and surely have approached those prevailing in Warsaw." Digitized by Central University Libraries, Southern Methodist Uni...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Poland; World War, 1939-1945 -- Poland -- Warsaw; World War, 1939-1945; World War II
|Appendix to Committee report on communist takeover and occupation of Poland : Polish documents report of the Select Committee on Communist Aggression, House of Representatives, Eighty-third Congress, second session under authority of H. Res. 346 and H. Res. 438 (Volume part 4) - United States. Congress. House. Select Committee on Communist Aggression|
Includes bibliographical references
Keywords: World War, 1939-1945 -- Poland; Poland -- History 1918-1945 Sources; Poland -- Politics and government 1918-1945 Sources
|Public Service Broadcast By Ignace Jan Paderewski, 05/16/1941 - United States. Department of the Treasury|
"This is a sound recording of a public service broadcast by Ignace Jan Paderewski, President of the Council of Poland and former Prime Minister of Poland. In it, he urged Americans to buy U.S. defense savings bonds and discussed his experience in war - torn Europe, the German invasion of Poland, and the need to defeat Germany."National Archives Identifier: 1772533
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945; OTR; Paderewski, Ignace Jan, 1860-1941; World War, 1939-1945 -- Poland; World War II; Old Time Radio
|Campaign In Poland, 1939 - Department of Military Art and Engineering, United States Military Academy|
Campaign In Poland, 1939 "Poland, with the fifth largest army in Europe, was the first nation to feel the attack of the rejuvenated Nazi war machine. Because of later German conquests, the world has largely forgotten this initial success. Yet in one respect the rapid annihilation of the Polish Army was Germany's most important conquest. This campaign demonstrated to Germany, if not to the rest of the world, the correctness of her military doctrine...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Poland; World War, 1939-1945 -- Poland; United States. Army; US Army; World War II; World War, 1939-1945
|Call Us To Witness: A Polish Chronicle - Warfield, Hania|
"In Call Us to Witness, an American clergyman and his wife, using the diary form, give us a shocked but somewhat prosy account of everyday life in Poland under German occupation..." Digitized by Google.
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Poland; Warfield, Hania; World War, 1939-1945; Poland -- History -- Occupation, 1939-1945; World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal Narratives, Polish
|Land of My Mother (Kraj Mojej Matki) - Romuald Gantkowski|
1943 color film (thought to be lost) of Poland in 1938. Narrated by Eve Curie. Computer translated from the Polish wikipedia article about the director Romuald Gantkowski: "...[Romuald Gantkowski] spent the rest of his life in exile in New York and Hollywood, where he worked in film production. In 1941, he completed the documentary film The Land of My Mother, narrated by Eve Curie, which used footage from the 1938 film Beautiful Poland...
Keywords: WWII In Color; Poland; WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Poland; World War II; Curie, Eve, 1904-2007; World War, 1939-1945
|Franklin Roosevelt's Fireside Chat After Germany's Invasion Of Poland, 09/03/1939 - Bialek, Robert, 1922-2006|
"This sound recording captures a broadcast by President Franklin D. Roosevelt in which he voiced his intention to keep America out of the growing conflict in Europe. In it he stated 'This nation will remain a neutral nation, but I cannot ask that every American remain neutral in thought as well...As long as it remains within my power to prevent, there will be no black - out of peace in the United States.'"ARC Identifier 1752482
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945; World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Poland; Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945; Old Time Radio; OTR
|The German Campaign in Poland, September 1 to October 5 1939 - United States. War Department|
The German Campaign in Poland September 1 to October 5 1939 "The Army of the Third Reich was unleashed completely for the first time in the Polish campaign, which was a preview of German strategy, tactics, and technique. In 20 days of fighting the new German military machine annihilated the Polish armies; Warsaw capitulated after 27 days; and the last point of resistance was subdued in 35 days. Undoubtedly this swift victory was due in great measure to the overwhelming superiority of the German ...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Territorial questions -- Poland; World War, 1939-1945 -- Territorial questions -- Germany; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Poland; World War, 1939-1945 -- Germany; World War, 1939-1945 -- Poland; World War, 1939-1945; World War II
|War Dept Film Bulletin 48: Invasion Of Poland In 1939 By German Army - United States. War Department|
National Archives description: "Captured German films. Reel 1, armored columns assemble for the assault. A building in Danzig is shelled, sprayed with gasoline, and burned. Machine gunners advance on motorcycles; tanks advance. A town is burned and occupied; a bridge over the Vistula is repaired. Troops rest in transit and clean weapons. A ship shells Gdynia. Aerial photographs are made and studied...
Keywords: Film Bulletin; World War, 1939-1945; National Socialism; World War, 1939-1945 -- Territorial Questions -- Germany; World War, 1939-1945 -- Territorial Questions -- Poland; World War II; WWII; US Army; United States. Army; World War, 1939-1945 -- Poland
|PAM 20-255 German Campaign in Poland (1939) - United States. Department of the Army|
DA Pam 20-255 German Campaign in Poland (1939) "Department of the Army pamphlet 20-255. The German attack on Poland precipitated World War II, making the Polish campaign one of particular significance to the student of the 1939-45 conflict. The lessons learned by the German Army in its operations in Poland were put to use in the later campaigns against the western Allies, the Balkan states, and the Soviet Union...
Keywords: DA pam; German Report series; World War, 1939-1945 -- Poland; World War II; United States. -- Army -- Handbooks, manuals, etc; US Army; WWII; United States. Army; World War, 1939-1945; Department of the Army Pamphlet; World War, 1939-1945 -- Germany; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Poland; World War, 1939-1945 -- Territorial questions -- Germany; World War, 1939-1945 -- Territorial questions -- Poland
|The Army-Navy Screen Magazine 51 - United States. Army Signal Corps’ Army Pictorial Service|
The Army-Navy Screen Magazine Number 51, 1945 01 Private Snafu Fear: Short animated training film about the effect of fear on the human body. 02 Report From Lublin: Short film of Lublin, Poland and the grief and devastation there. 03 Report From Texas: Short film of Texas, including ranches, farming and oil wells. The Army-Navy Screen Magazine 51 1945: the entire newsreel. The Army-Navy Screen Magazine was produced by the U.S...
Keywords: The Army-Navy Screen Magazine; Lublin Castle; World War, 1939-1945 -- Poland; Lublin (Poland); United States. Army; Texas -- History; US Army; World War, 1939-1945 -- United States -- Caricatures and cartoons; World War II: Homefront; WWII; World War, 1939-1945; World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Psychological Aspects; Ranching; Ranches